Washington, D.C.  20549


Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)  January 17, 2022

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NVE Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)





(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)

(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

11409 Valley View Road, Eden Prairie, Minnesota


(Address of principal executive offices)

(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (952) 829-9217

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class Trading symbol(s) Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $0.01 par value NVEC The NASDAQ Stock Market, LLC

Item 5.02. Departure of directors or certain officers; election of directors; appointment of certain officers; compensatory arrangements of certain officers
     On January 17, 2022, our Board of Directors appointed Joseph R. Schmitz as our Chief Financial Officer effective January 20, 2022.

     Joseph R. Schmitz, age 59, has many years experience as a finance leader, including various management positions at Trane Technologies. Mr. Schmitz has an MBA from Indiana University and a B.S.B. in Accounting from the University of Minnesota. He is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and a Certified Management Accountant.

     Mr. Schmitz’s annual salary is $195,000. He is eligible for performance-based compensation of $10,000 in May 2022, and target performance-based compensation of 20% to 25% of salary. He has signed an agreement including non-competition, confidentiality, and assignment of invention provisions benefiting the Company.






     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date  January 19, 2022 NVE CORPORATION

Daniel A. Baker
President and Chief Executive Officer